By Benjamin Cuaresma | Published: March 22, 2020
Since the news of the 2019 novel coronavirus outbreak in late January, people had been hoarding alcohol, sanitizers, toilet papers, and other necessities, to include Vitamin C.
They turn to more natural sources of the essential vitamins – fruits and vegetables- to boost immune system and shielded from the dreaded COVID-19. But if really needed, people will take the opportunity to get whatever they can.
In Sierra Madre St. in Mandaluyong City, these individuals swarm around a fruit vendor defying the general public orders on social distancing just to get their hands on the fruits. (photo by Benjamin Cuaresma)